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U Hrocha

Thunovska 10, Prague, Czech Republic
257 533 389
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Ranked #237 of 2,883 Restaurants in Prague
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Cuisines: Czech
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Thunovská 20, Praha 1 - Malá Strana
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Thunovská 20, Praha 1 - Malá Strana
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  • Danish first
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  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Abergavenny, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I have a friend and colleague from Prague, so when we visited, he treated us to one of those tucked away treasures that you rarely find (unless you are looking!). The comments recently are spot on, even if I didn't read them first! Jan asked me to rate the place as terrible as that way, non-locals stay away!! This really... More

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Palo Alto, California
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43 reviews 43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

A typical Czech beer place = small, crowded, with dense cigarette smoke and not the friendliest of staff, but - the beer is amazing!!! Don't take your wife/GF/mother with your unless they are beer nuts (or better yet leave them at a nearby café) but go and have 1 or two and taste hot the true Czech Pilsner should taste!

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Stumbled across this place whilst walking from the castle to the bridge. Innitially I was put off due to the clouds of cigerette smoke I could see as I opened the door, but as the Mrs is in charge I went on in and we were immediatly greeted by one of the bar chaps. He pointed for us to sit... More

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Prague, Czech Republic
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

This small joint is famous for beer and location. Just a few steps away from Prague Castle and Brittish Embassy you can order a beer a drink it while standing, because the tables are already full. Unless you came early. The beer... oh my god, you order one and suddenly you are having fourth in a row! How could this... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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56 reviews 56 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

This is a great little city centre, basic, old-fashioned, boozy, locals, type pub, not set up for tourists or for smart food or posing or messing about in. As being British we (wife, 18 yr old son + self) loved it. Got beers from the bar using as much Czech as I could, which raised a smile, not least from... More

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Saint Petersburg, Saint Petersburg City, Russia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013 via mobile

Small but usually crowded place. Prices are average, choice of food is not very wide, but food is really tasty. I believe that this place is preferably for locals, and staff don't like tourists very much, but if you want to try local bar - it's the best choice

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beckenham,kent,UK
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105 reviews 105 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2013

Well it was an experience. We were staying round the corner so this was our local. It really is a small local pub. We went in at lunchtime and the place was crowded and there was nowhere to sit - and we tried to order a couple of coffees. The waitress who didn't smile all the time we were there... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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45 reviews 45 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2012

We were recommended this place by some friends as something local and off the beaten path. I am still wondering what they found in the establishment... First of all, the waiter, bartender and the cook eyed us rather unfriendly from the very moment we went in - even though at that point we were cheerful and optimistic. They probably don't... More

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Gharghur, Malta
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156 reviews 156 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2012 via mobile

If you visit the castle or happen to be in the area this unpretentious restaurant is great for a simple meal with no frills but excellent beer. The menu is not varied and the place is small but is obviously frequented by locals. It is inexpensive and well worth a visit.

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Aarhus, Denmark
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124 reviews 124 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

This is all about the beers :) After you've walked around the embassy area go here to sit down (if there's space) and get a couple of pints. It's easy to miss but get directions to the Britsh embassy and it's right next to. You don't have to talk to the staff, just nod and a beer will come :)... More

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